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Amazing day!

I only have wonderful things to say about this. We had the best day cooking amazing dishes. The... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2018
London, United Kingdom
Great Cooking Class !

I took a La Cocina Oaxaqueña cooking class from Chef Gerardo Aldeco. He was enthusiastic... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2018
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La Cocina Oaxaquena is a cooking school devoted exclusively to Oaxacan cuisine and specializing in local dishes. The Chef Instructor Gerardo offers comprehensive hands-on cooking classes in a sunny traditionally decorated Mexican kitchen. Two 5...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Prolongacion Yagul Fracc. San Jose La Noria 209 | Fracc. San Jose la Noria, Oaxaca 68120, Mexico
+52 951 156 2893
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Reviewed 10 October 2018

I only have wonderful things to say about this. We had the best day cooking amazing dishes. The market was really fun and interesting to see all the foods. The cooking was great, really hands on and the best guacamole I have ever tasted! I...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 5 October 2018

I took a La Cocina Oaxaqueña cooking class from Chef Gerardo Aldeco. He was enthusiastic, knowledgeable, and fun. First, we went to the market to purchase ingredients we would cook with. Gerardo taught us about chiles, produce, masa, and more. The class kitchen has several...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Flor_Rojo
Reviewed 25 August 2018

Chef Gerardo and his family provide a wonderful experience! We loved shopping through the market and the classes include transportation to and from the hotel. The chef's home and kitchen are absolutely beautiful and ran by his family! I would strongly recommend leaving gratuity for...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Michelle R
Reviewed 8 June 2018

What a fabulous cultural and culinary adventure we experienced at La Cocina Oaxaquena. This is a great (and fun) way to learn about and taste local dishes that you prepare. It is a "hands-on" class and Chef Gerardo is a wonderful chef and instructor. Our...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank 4leberts
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

This was definitely the highlight of our trip to Oaxaca! Gerardo was a fantastic host and guide, teaching us about Oaxacan cooking and culture and helping us prepare a delicious meal in his family’s beautiful kitchen. Can’t recommend this experience highly enough!

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Charlie G
Reviewed 28 January 2018

Enjoyed our class with Gerardo. He picked us up from our hotel and we headed to one of Oaxaca's largest markets to get our ingredients (plus Gerardo made sure I could buy a few other things to bring home that I needed). We cooked a...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Lydia T
Reviewed 28 December 2017

From beginning to end this was a most enjoyablet experience. Gerardo picked me up at my hotel on time, then to the market to buy the ingredients we would be using that day. From the market we went to Gerardo home nearby. He has a...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank g421
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

The cooking class with Gerardo was fantastic, and the kitchen was stunning. We started by being picked up by Gerardo and going to the Central market for ingredients then to his home for the cooking class. Dalilo greeted is with coffee and Oaxacan hot chocolate,...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank jchill1
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

There was a bit of miscommunixation and I wasn't picked up in the morning. Anyways the later part of the class compensate it for it! The market tour could have been better as it seemed a bit mindless. But the cooking part was well-organized and...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank 7wangs
Reviewed 1 September 2017

We really enjoyed our cooking experience with Gerardo. He was a very good teacher and the setting - a traditional Mexican kitchen is lovely.

Date of experience: August 2017
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el C
10 January 2018|
Response from Oaxaca_Cooking | Property representative |
Hola, you can visit in facebook like: La Cocina Oaxaqueña, cooking classes. Take care, Gerardo.
Claudia G
2 May 2017|
Response from Oaxaca_Cooking | Property representative |
Hola Claudia, Gracias por escribir, si me podrías proporcionar un correo y te pasó mi información. Muy amable, Gerardo.
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9 April 2016|
Response from Luann H | Reviewed this property |
I wasn't aware that Gerardo had apartments for rent.